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Saudi Arabia stocks higher at close of trade; Tadawul up 1.42%

(Investing.com - 10/12/2017 7:04:00 PM)

Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Agriculture & Food, Industrial Investment and Retail sectors led shares higher. At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share rose 1.42%. The best performers of the ...

United Arab Emirates stocks higher at close of trade

(Investing.com - 10/12/2017 3:52:00 PM)

United Arab Emirates stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Insurance, Finance & Investment and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Dubai, the DFM General gained 0.62%, while the ADX General index climbed 0.24%. ...

Oman shares drop on weak market sentiments

(Times of Oman - 10/12/2017 7:08:00 AM)

Oman’s benchmark MSM30 Index closed at 5,121.71 points, down 0.17 per cent. The MSM Sharia Index gained 0.17 per cent to end at 747.01 points. Galfar Engineering was the most active in terms of volume while Bank Muscat led in terms of turnover. ...

Broad based buying seen in UAE shares, Saudi index tumbles

(Gulfnews - 10/12/2017 7:00:00 AM)

As Drake and Scull shares cooled off, traders took a lead from stronger than expected third quarter results from Dubai Islamic Bank to buy into banks, which were trading at support levels, and other shares. Saudi shares tumbled, however. The Dubai ...

UAE stock markets gain Dhs5.4 billion

(The Gulf Today - 10/12/2017 6:49:00 AM)

UAE stock markets secured decent gains of Dhs5.4 billion at the close of Wednesday session, driven by high sentiments and a selective buying spree at the realty, banking and telecommunications sectors, with ADX General Index up 0.96 per cent to 4514 ...

Bank and tech shares weigh on Kuwait index – Agility dives 41 fils;

(Arab Times - 10/12/2017 6:46:00 AM)

Kuwait stocks extended declines into a third day on Tuesday as technology and bank shares weigh. The main index plunged 35.97 points in a sluggish trade to close at 6,613.22 points. The KSX-15 benchmark sank 15.82 points to 1,010.01 points and the ...

UAE stocks higher at close of trade; DFM General up 0.80%

(Investing.com - 10/11/2017 6:53:00 PM)

United Arab Emirates stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Finance & Investment, Real Estate & Construction and Insurance sectors led shares higher. At the close in Dubai, the DFM General gained 0.80%, while the ADX General ...

Insurers drag down Saudi, UAE and Qatar firm

(Reuters - 10/11/2017 4:15:00 PM)

Insurance stocks dragged down Saudi Arabia's market early on Wednesday while bourses in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar were firm. The main Saudi index fell 1.2 percent in the first hour as shares in 32 of Saudi Arabia's 33 listed insurance firms ...

Edaa Announces the addition of Mulkia Gulf Real Estate REIT

(Tadawul - 10/11/2017 8:47:00 AM)

The Securities Depository Center Company ("Edaa") announces the addition of the subscribed units in the Mulkia Gulf Real Estate REIT today, 21/01/1439H corresponding to 11/10/2017 into the investors “center accounts” pursuant to the allocated units for ...

Profit-booking pulls down MSM index

(Times of Oman - 10/11/2017 6:02:00 AM)

Shares on the Muscat bourse declined on selling pressure. The MSM30 Index retreated by 0.70 per cent to close at 5,130.59 points. The MSM Sharia Index closed at 745.76 points, down by 0.42 per cent. Galfar Engineering was the most active in terms of ...